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Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban will appear in a one-on-one interview on HBO's "Real Sports" at 9:00pm ET.

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08/30/96
LEAGUES LOOK TO STAKE CLAIM IN ONLINE MEDIA TRANSMISSION

An "increasingly contentious battle being waged" by pro sports leagues against on-line service providers is profiled by Fatsis and Sandberg of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The "clash threatens a popular a

Tags: Motorola, NBA, NFL, Media, Time Warner

08/30/96
NFL KICKOFF: FIRE UP THE GRILL AND GRAB THE REMOTE

With the NFL set to begin its 77th season Sunday, many media outlets preview the upcoming campaign and the networks covering the action. In Boston, Jack Craig notes the "largest shift" in NFL coverage

Tags: ABC, Baltimore Ravens, Cleveland Browns, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney

08/30/96
MEDIA NOTES

Time Warner Chair Gerald Levin and TBS Chair Ted Turner are expected to meet today in Montana to discuss "contentious issues" ranging from layoffs to management structure in the merging of the two com

Tags: AHL, Anaheim Ducks, Anaheim Sports, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Walt Disney

08/29/96
IRL'S LONGHORN 500 ROPES IN NASCAR-LIKE TV ARRANGEMENT

Texas Motor Speedway landed the TV rights to the IRL''s Longhorn 500, allowing speedway officials to determine which network will broadcast the race, the INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS'' Bill Koenig reported

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, IndyCar, NASCAR, Speedway Motorsports Inc., Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, TNN, Viacom, Walt Disney

08/29/96
MEDIA NOTES

The Blue Jays will introduce MLB''s first interactive CD-ROM produced by a team. It will launch nationally with an initial run of 10,000 at $39.95 per disk (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 8/28)...TNT will use

Tags: Atlanta Falcons, ESPN, MLB, MLS, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Time Warner, Toronto Blue Jays, Walt Disney

08/29/96
VIKINGS FACE TV BLACKOUT FOR OPENER BUT TWINS HELP ON DIAL

With the Vikings'' Sunday home opener against the Lions "nearly certain" to be blacked out on local TV, the club avoided a "another media problem" when the Twins gave WCCO-AM permission to broadcast t

Tags: Detroit Lions, Milwaukee Brewers, Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Vikings, Media

08/28/96
IF YOU NEED GRIDIRON FILLIN', PLAYERS INC HAS MATT MILLEN

Fox analyst Matt Millen, along with radio host Dan Miller of WTEM-AM sports radio in DC, will host a nationally syndicated radio show called PLAYERS INC Radio this fall. It will air on the One-on-One

Tags: News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media

08/28/96
WEB SITE OF THE WEEK: BIG BLUE PUTS THE U.S. OPEN ON-LINE

As the U.S. Open kicks off this week, IBM and the USTA have once again launched the Official U.S. Open Web site at http://www.usopen.org. The site''s home page offers links to the IBM home page, http:

Tags: IBM, Media, USTA

08/28/96
SPORTSLINE LOOKS TO SET THEMSELVES APART WITH RADIO LAUNCH

SportsLine USA, the Ft. Lauderdale-based sports on-line service, launched their all-sports radio station on the Internet. Initially, the station will provide 20 hours of live programming each week bef

Tags: Media

08/28/96
MEDIA NOTES

MLB Giants announcer Hank Greenwald will step down after the season. He has been with the Giants 16 years, and has covered the Yankees and NBA Warriors (SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS, 8/28)....In Chicago, Geo

Tags: ATT, Golden State Warriors, NBA, New York Yankees, Sacramento Kings, San Francisco Giants, Sports Illustrated, Media, Time Warner, YankeeNets

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